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Dan Conway
Dan  Conway

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Delmar, NY

High School:
Bethlehem

Last College:
Providence

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 200

Position:
Catcher

Bats/Throws:
Right/Right

Veteran catcher who joins the Wake Forest program this spring after two years at Providence (the Friars' program was discontinued at the end of the 1999 season) ... should immediately challenge for the starting job behind the plate ... excellent defensive catcher who has a solid bat ...

At Providence: The Friars' ironman behind the plate in 1999, starting 64 of 65 games ... named second team All-New England ... committed just 10 errors in 382 chances ... hit .312 during the season, knocking out 10 home runs and recording 50 RBI ... went 5 for 6, including two homers against Connecticut Apr. 5 ... recorded 11 doubles and scored 59 runs last season ...

In 1998: Saw action in 20 games as a freshman, making seven starts behind the plate ... hit .265 in 34 at-bats with six RBI ... drove in three runs and scored five times in Providence's win at Md.-Eastern Shore Mar. 13 ... first career hit came at Davidson on Feb. 22 as a pinch hitter ... recorded one extra base hit (a double) against Lynn Univ. Mar. 3 ... was errorless in 54 chances ...

In High School: Captained the baseball team at Bethlehem H.S. his senior season ... earned All-State honors as a senior ... named honorable mention All-State as a sophomore and junior ... hit .420 with seven doubles to lead Bethlehem to a league championship in 1996 ... participant in the 1996 Empire State Games ... also played basketball and golf at Bethlehem ... born October 13, 1979.

CAREER STATISTICS (at Providence)

Year AVG G-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SLG BB K OB% SB-A
1998 .265 20-0 34 6 9 1 0 0 6 .294 6 7 .375 1-1
1999 .312 64-64 221 59 69 11 0 10 50 .498 36 44 .417 5-9
Totals .305 84-64 256 65 78 12 0 10 56 .469 42 51 .403 6-10
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